Listed by FinWeek as one of the top 40 most influential leaders in South Africa in 2007, Gavin Rajah’s designs have enjoyed international exposure in the likes of L’Officiel, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, BBC and CNN, and he counts Naomi Campbell, Beyonce, Celine Dion and Cameron Diaz as owners of his couture pieces.

Since 2006, the Fédération Francaise de la Couture Parisienne has invited him to show his collections, and, last year, Franca Sozzani of Italian Vogue listed him as one of 100 talents around the world to watch.

Gavin is the founder of Cape Town Fashion Week and a UNICEF Ambassador.